Coordination and Logistics Manager

CBD & Inner Suburbs

Full Time

We are currently seeking a Coordination and Logistics Manager to join our shared services team based in Mt Gravatt on a full-time basis. 

As a member of the Shared Services Team, the Coordination & Logistics Manager will lead and coach the co-ordination and logistics teams to create and drive booking, scheduling, and resource allocation excellence. This role will require a flexible / proactive approach to identify and work collaboratively on solutions that ensure effective co-ordination, allocation, resourcing, and bookings to support our arrangers in driving quality outcome for families. 

Key responsibilities will include: 

  • Overseeing the day-to-day co-ordination of Shared Services crew in line with designated brand standards.
  • Managing the delivery of funerals by effective allocation of staff, vehicles and facilities, and administration, in accordance with InvoCare policies, procedures and quality standards
  • Providing exceptional customer service at all levels of contact with external and internal customers, by telephone and face-to-face
  • Supervising funeral teams and the use of physical assets in accordance with corporate targets, policies and guidelines, including the maintenance of a safe and healthy work environment.

To be considered for this role you must demonstrate:

  • Logistics and scheduling experience is essential
  • Resilience in a changing environment
  • Focus on service delivery on internal and external customers
  • Supervisory experience in a service-driven organisation or ability to quickly learn the functions of the job
  • Balance supervisory responsibilities and the need to work closely with management with funeral responsibilities and working with other staff
  • Current full drivers licence
  • Ability to build robust relationships with internal and external stakeholders
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • An understanding of the funeral service industry and its operations, or an ability to rapidly acquire knowledge.

In return, we offer:

  • A competitive pay rate 
  • Birthday leave
  • Discounts for health care and retail providers
  • Free access Employee Assistant Program
  • Opportunity to buy shares in our company

InvoCare is an Australian owned company and industry leader that owns and operates funeral homes and cemeteries and crematoria across Australia and in New Zealand, and Singapore. InvoCare has national funeral brands such as White Lady Funerals and Simplicity Funerals, as well as other traditional local funeral brands, such as George Hartnett Metropolitan Funerals, and Drysdale Funerals. Each brand is dedicated to providing the best possible service to families through teams of professional, dedicated and caring people.

If you feel this is the right opportunity for you, please apply now!


*As part of our recruitment process applicants for this position will be asked to consent to a criminal record check and medical/physical assessment to ensure fitness to complete the inherent requirements of the position. Please note that applicants with a criminal record are not automatically barred from applying for this position and each application will be considered on its merits

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